There is a considerable amount of tourists, who choose their travel destination having as criterion the easy access to it.
The most remarkable example is the Eurail route, which connects the Swiss Alps with the Italian Riviera by train.
This miracle of the train sector is considered a huge step to the connections between European capital cities and other important centers also located in Europe.
The most amazing fact of all is that the Eurail train network enables you to travel from Italy to Switzerland only with one ticket!
Buy your first- or second-class Italy-Switzerland ticket and have the chance to travel easily through the Europe with one ticket. The possibilities are numerous, if you select the option that Eurail train network provide, as you can save a lots of money by reducing the purchase of other tickets.
The two countries, which you can visit, are also fantastic. Start in Lucerne and have the chance to hike in the crisp mountain air. Take a book with useful Italian expressions and communicate with the locals.